Michigan Tech University Receives $100K Grant From General Motors Foundation - GM Authority (blog)

The General Motors Foundation has donated $100,000 to Michigan Technological University in order to support the school’s Advanced Hybrid Electric Vehicle and Motorsports enterprises, Environmental Engineering senior design programs, student... The GM Foundation donates $3 million to US schools annually through the University/Organization Partner Program in order to strengthen and support higher education curricula in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). “Year after year, the GM Foundation has supported our students in hands-on projects and collaborative work,” said MIT president Glenn Mroz. Student work on projects like these are the reasons why our student’s resumes move to the top of the pile and why their starting salaries are among the highest in the nation for public universities. In addition to supporting STEM programs, the GM Foundation’s grant will also go towards supporting ethnic and gender diversity programs at the university. Source: gmauthority.com